Legal Document Clerk Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Legal Document Clerk is $13.09 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Legal Document Clerk Total Pay (?
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$24,479 - $46,621
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47K
MEDIAN: $32,969
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Legal Document Clerk Total Pay (?
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$9.13 - $18.30
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$24,479 - $46,621  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,548  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,888 - $43,427  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.13 - $18.30  
   
Overtime
$15.00 - $34.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,548  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$20,888 - $43,427  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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Job Description for Legal Document Clerk
  • Prepare documents for off-site storage and confidential disposal.
  • File and catalog legal documents.
  • Prepare, maintain and track all on-site and off-site records; delivery and retrieval.
  • Answer phones and route calls, assist with office clerical tasks.
  • Subpoena records.
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Experience Affects Legal Document Clerk Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%
National Average
$29,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 11 votes.
Gender
Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 24%
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